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India gets USD 42 billion FDI inflows in 2018: UN report

FDI inflows in developing countries in Asia registered a rise of 3.9 per cent to USD 512 billion during the last calender.

13 Jun 2019 9:06 AM

India home to world's second largest internet user base, thanks to Jio: Report

Reliance Jio is one of the most innovative internet companies based outside the US, the report added.

12 Jun 2019 6:52 PM

Industrial growth at 6-month high of 3.4 per cent in April

IIP growth mainly on account of improvement in mining and power generation, according to official data.

12 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

Government to come out with rebuttal of ex-CEA's claims on GDP numbers

Arvind Subramanian, in a paper, said India's economic growth rate has been overestimated by around 2.5 percentage points.

12 Jun 2019 4:44 PM

Government dismisses Ex-CEA's claim, says accepted norms used for GDP estimation

India's GDP growth rate should be about 4.5 pc instead of official estimate of 7 pc, Arvind Subramanian had said.

12 Jun 2019 2:10 PM

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India defends methodology to measure economic growth

GDP growth being overstated by about 2.5 percentage points per year between 2011-12 and 2016-17.

12 Jun 2019 9:54 AM

Only 13 pc employers in India have hiring plans July-Sep quarter: Survey

According to ManpowerGroup survey, while 13 per cent of employers expect to increase payrolls, none forecast a decrease.

11 Jun 2019 1:55 PM

WTO reform process should not undermine its basic principles: Goyal

Piyush Goyal said in reform process of the WTO, concerns of all member countries must be accommodated.

11 Jun 2019 10:21 AM

FPIs pour in Rs 7,095 crore in first week of June

FPIs invested a net sum of Rs 1,915.01 crore in equities and Rs 5,180.43 crore in the debt segment during Jun 3-7.

09 Jun 2019 10:35 AM

RBI to focus on governance reforms in banks, non-banking sector in coming months: Das

Bank Board Bureau and the Reserve Bank are engaged in developing an objective framework for performance evaluation of PSBs.

09 Jun 2019 8:28 AM

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G20 finance chiefs to warn of trade risks, differ on how 'pressing'

Global growth appears to be stabilizing and is projected to pick up moderately later this year and into 2020, said G20 communique.

08 Jun 2019 6:04 PM

Sitharaman highlights India's efforts to counter tax avoidance, evasion

The meeting of the finance ministers would deliberate on issues protectionism and its implication on global growth, trade.

08 Jun 2019 3:22 PM

Nirmala Sitharaman to meet industry bodies on June 11 for pre-Budget consultation

Representatives of industry bodies like CII, Ficci and Assocham, among others, are expected to attend the meeting.

07 Jun 2019 6:17 PM

GDP growth may accelerate to 7.2 per cent in FY20: Report

Goldman Sachs report said it expects an acceleration in GDP to 7.2 per cent.

07 Jun 2019 3:27 PM

Singapore can become major investor in India's stressed assets, says envoy

A large part of existing investment is Singapore's government linked funds and private equity funds in India.

07 Jun 2019 12:50 PM

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RBI cuts key rate 0.25 per cent, loans might get cheaper

All the six members of the MPC voted in favour of a rate cut as well as change in policy stance.

07 Jun 2019 2:34 AM

Repo rate cut to boost housing demand if banks pass on benefit to customers: Realtors

RBI lowered the benchmark lending rate by 25 basis points to a nearly nine-year low of 5.75 per cent.

06 Jun 2019 6:06 PM

Rising growth concerns prompted third rate cut: Shaktikanta Das

MPC announced a 25 bps rate cut in short term lending rate to 5.75 percent, which is the lowest repo rate in nine years.

06 Jun 2019 3:36 PM

Industry, exporters should not depend on subsidies; work on competitiveness: Goyal

The minister emphasised on need to increase strengths of the industry as it would help in boosting manufacturing and exports.

06 Jun 2019 3:26 PM

Government considering rolling out second phase of fertiliser DBT

The transfer of fertiliser subsidy directly into farmers' bank accounts was to be taken up in the second phase.

06 Jun 2019 2:07 PM

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